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News Analysis | 6/20/2019 | Post a comment
Twenty-six technical specs and standards bodies, including the Ethernet Alliance and the Broadband Forum, have written to the US Dept. of Commerce seeking clarity on whether they can still engage with Huawei whilst the 'Entity List' ruling is in place.
News Analysis | 6/11/2019 | Post a comment
Nick McKeown does it again – his data center switching startup is snapped up by Intel.
News Analysis | 6/6/2019 | Post a comment
For its fiscal quarter ended April 30, Ciena showed more growth and some customer diversification, while continuing to add to its software portfolio.
The Philter | 5/20/2019 | Post a comment
A couple of years removed from its $6B deal to buy Cavium, Marvell suddenly agrees to buy two companies so far this month. There's still 11 days left in May, folks.
News Analysis | 3/21/2019 | Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Google makes it a hat-trick of EU mega-fines; data-mad customers drive Three UK's growth; Ericsson wins role in South Korean 5G bonanza.
News Analysis | 3/11/2019 | Post a comment
Intel and Xilinx had also been linked with bids for the Ethernet and InfiniBand switching components giant.
Column | 3/6/2019 | Post a comment
More acquisition activity in the optical space is inevitable, but it might not happen for a while until some newly coupled companies get to know each other just a little bit more.
CxO Spotlight | 1/8/2019 | 1 comment
James Parker steps in with a mandate to triple the company's managed services revenue, even as competition in the space grows.
News Analysis | 12/5/2018 | Post a comment
New tinier gateway is hardened for deployment on street furniture to provide backhaul for small cells, WiFi hotspots that will blossom with 5G densification, smart cities and more.
LRTV Interviews | 11/26/2018 | Post a comment
Pascal Menezes says defining key APIs between carriers and setting SD-WAN standards is MEF's way of helping drive automation and digital transformation process.
LRTV Interviews | 11/21/2018 | Post a comment
MEF President Nan Chen, also its founder, says the organization's staying power is based on an early decision to focus on defining services and not how they are transported.
LRTV Interviews | 11/16/2018 | Post a comment
Zero-touch provisioning and plug-and-play are still buzzwords where SD-WAN is concerned, but not reality, says VSG's Erin Dunne.
LRTV Interviews | 11/15/2018 | Post a comment
SD-WAN is changing the way customers think about networking, from just routing packets appropriately to looking at application flows, and determining the best approach for each application, says Roman Pacewicz, chief product officer for AT&T.
LRTV Interviews | 11/14/2018 | Post a comment
Almost four years into building its pan-European cloud, DT is 'very close' to finishing the infrastructure and is rolling out cloud-based multivendor apps.
LRTV Interviews | 11/12/2018 | Post a comment
Josh Goodell, vice president of intelligent edge for AT&T, touts strong growth in SD-WAN deployment with 28,000 end points contracted thus far on a global basis.
News Analysis | 10/30/2018 | 1 comment
Organization kicks off its annual conference with three key announcements showing progress on multiple MEF 3.0 fronts.
News Analysis | 10/23/2018 | 1 comment
Before the end of this year, Arista said it will be shipping at least one new 400G switch aimed at helping cloud and data center providers handle the growth and sheer number of enterprise workloads.
News Analysis | 10/9/2018 | Post a comment
New Layer 2-based service promises cloud connections in minutes to enterprises in fiber-fed buildings globally.
News Analysis | 9/4/2018 | 1 comment
Ericsson acquired a minority stake in automation expert CENX in 2012 and now will add the vendor-neutral service assurance specialist's technology to its own network automation and orchestration efforts.
CxO Spotlight | 8/16/2018 | Post a comment
One way to look at how much the industry is changing is to spend some time with an executive – and a company – that has stuck to the same formula and industry view for almost 20 years.
The Philter | 8/9/2018 | Post a comment
The CEO of one of the largest ISPs in the world isn't so keen to use artificial intelligence to manage its network. He just doesn't need it.
News Analysis | 7/9/2018 | Post a comment
OTT and cloud companies will grow their capex by 100% over the next five years, according to Ovum. That will have them soon spending more on infrastructure than fixed-line telcos.
News Analysis | 4/10/2018 | Post a comment
New work on LSO Presto specs creates abstraction and tool-chaining that can automate service delivery over multiple underlying networks.
News Analysis | 3/19/2018 | Post a comment
Never mind the days, there are only HOURS remaining before the door closes on this year's Leading Lights awards deadline...
LRTV Interviews | 3/19/2018 | Post a comment
At OFC 2018, Ethernet Alliance Chairman John D'Ambrosia explains why he's brought not one, but two holy grails to the show, and what heroic deeds must be completed in order to obtain them.
News Analysis | 2/13/2018 | Post a comment
US network operator focused on delivering critical services such as UCaaS and SD-WAN over more flexible, customer-driven platforms.
News Analysis | 12/22/2017 | 1 comment
Routers based on the highly touted FP4 chip start shipping, setting up a race to win the hearts of web-scale players – a race that credibly includes merchant silicon and white boxes.
LRTV Interviews | 12/1/2017 | Post a comment
ORLANDO, 12/1/2017 – Wholesaler Epsilon developed its own system for delivering connectivity to CPaaS players and others, but longer term, the industry needs a plan, says Mark Daley, director of digital strategy and business development.
News Analysis | 11/29/2017 | 12 comments
Less than two years after swallowing Alcatel-Lucent, Nokia is reportedly preparing a $16 billion bid to net Juniper.
LRTV Interviews | 11/28/2017 | Post a comment
Eric Bozick, vice president of wholesale product and marketing for CenturyLink, says new standards and technology are important for wholesale connections, but so are new business processes.
LRTV Interviews | 11/17/2017 | Post a comment
Light Reading looks at MEF 3.0, SD-WAN and the persistent issues around people and culture.
News Analysis | 11/16/2017 | 4 comments
Shares in vendor giant get a boost as the company forecasts sales growth next quarter.
News Analysis | 11/13/2017 | Post a comment
New specs will be released incrementally, and certification will become a subscription-based process.
News Analysis | 11/9/2017 | Post a comment
New edge access and aggregation boxes promise greater capacity and future-proof path to adding compute power.
News Analysis | 10/12/2017 | Post a comment
The Application-Centric Infrastructure now reaches its tentacles across multiple data centers.
Craig's A-List | 9/18/2017 | 2 comments
Already replaced as CEO, John Chambers is fully detaching as he plans to step down as Cisco chairman, truly ending his time as the face and voice of the company.
News Analysis | 8/30/2017 | Post a comment
As the vendor prepares to cut 10% of its headcount following the acquisition of MRV, lower than expected orders hit the vendor's Q3 sales and margin numbers.
News Analysis | 8/16/2017 | Post a comment
Routing and switching revenues drop 9% year-over-year as Cisco wrestles with business transitions and a spotty service-provider market.
News Analysis | 7/20/2017 | Post a comment
ADVA's share price takes a 15% hit following an earnings report that cited 'turbulent times' and a 'subdued' sales outlook but there won't be any job cuts, the CEO says.
LRTV Interviews | 7/6/2017 | Post a comment
Global Capacity's VP of Marketing Mary Stanhope talks about how the demand for bandwidth is changing the way service providers deliver broadband.
News Analysis | 7/6/2017 | Post a comment
Israeli semiconductor vendor is hoping to grab market share from archrival Broadcom with the launch of a next-generation chip for Ethernet switches.
News Analysis | 7/3/2017 | 1 comment
ADVA's CEO Brian Protiva believes the acquisition of fellow optical and carrier Ethernet vendor MRV can deliver key Tier 1 accounts, upsell opportunities and immediate bottom-line gains.
News Analysis | 7/3/2017 | 2 comments
Optical giant ADVA aims to gather more customers outside Europe.
Column | 6/30/2017 | 5 comments
Is there an upside to Moore's Law slowing down? Actually, there are many.
News Analysis | 6/30/2017 | Post a comment
Following a difficult year, embedded computing system specialist has agreed a merger with S&T Deutschland, giving it an expanded portfolio and a role in hitting an annual sales target of $1 billion.
News Analysis | 6/29/2017 | Post a comment
Cisco's 'network intuitive' is about the next 30 years, but it's also a return to the old Cisco.
News Analysis | 6/29/2017 | 2 comments
With its eye on the SDN and NFV markets, FPGA-based processor specialist raises £15 million as it joins London's Alternative Investment Market (AIM).
News Analysis | 6/20/2017 | 6 comments
Cisco is giving the enterprise network a makeover, paving the way for automated, intelligent networks driven by policy rules.
News Analysis | 6/19/2017 | Post a comment
Having proven out merchant silicon in the data center, Arista continues to aim for the service provider core with upgrades to its R-series of universal spine switches.
News Analysis | 6/1/2017 | 10 comments
CEO sees today's positive financial results as proof its long-term investment strategy is paying off during an industry shakeout period.
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